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Greek PM Tsipras Promises to Hire 4,500 Doctors Immediately

Healthcare will yet again be among the priorities for each and every Greek citizen. The health system has been a ''victim to the memorandum and austerity policies''.

World » Southeast Europe | April 3, 2015, Friday // 10:34 | Viewed: 1176

Oil Prices Mark Decrease Following Agreement on Iran Nuclear Program

Oil prices have marked a decrease on international markets following the agreement reached Thursday upon the Iran nuclear program.

World » International Business | April 3, 2015, Friday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1249

Death Toll Rises to 147 in Kenya University Campus Attack

At least 147 people have died in Thursday’s attack on a university college dormitory in Kenya, according to the latest count announced by the country’s Disaster Operations Centre.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 22:09 | Viewed: 1176

World Powers Strike ‘Framework’ Nuclear Deal with Iran

The EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini announced on Thursday that the basis for an agreement for a peaceful Iranian nuclear programme and a lifting of sanctions against Tehran has been reached.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 21:49 | Viewed: 1258

Islamist Terror Attack in Kenya Leaves At Least 70 Hostages Dead, 79 Injured

At least 70 hostages have been killed in Thursday’s attack by Islamist militants on a university campus in Kenya, the BBC reported, citing officials.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 20:13 | Viewed: 1344

Second Black Box of Germanwings Plane Recovered, Prosecutors Say

The second black box from the ill-fated Germanwings plane has been found, a French prosecutor said on Thursday.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1220

Both Sides Ready to Observe Ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine - OSCE

Both sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine have shown readiness to observe the truce, an OSCE official said on Thursday.

World » Ukraine | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 1321

Al-Qaeda Frees Hundreds of Inmates while Storming Yemen Prison

Al-Qaeda fighters have liberated several hundreds of prisoners of a jail they have stormed in Southeastern Yemen, officials suggest.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1150

At Least 15 Killed as Hostage Crisis Unfolds at Kenya University

Gunmen have killed at least fourteen people and taken students as hostages at Garissa University College in northeastern Kenya near the border with Somalia.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 13:00 | Viewed: 988

Russia, Ukraine Sign New Gas Agreement under Favorable Conditions

The latest deal extension to the ''winter package'' was agreed on Wednesday and also clarified further details on the contract signed in 2009 for a ten-year term.

World » Ukraine | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1105

Two Armed Attackers on Istanbul Police Department Neutralised

Turkish security forces neutralised two attackers armed with bombs and long-barrel guns, who opened fire on a police department in Vatan Street in Istanbul on Wednesday.

World » Southeast Europe | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1025

Russian Trawler Sinks Off Kamchatka Peninsula, 54 Confirmed Dead

At least 54 people died after a Russian trawler sank off the Kamchatka Peninsula.

World | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 08:39 | Viewed: 1012

108 Dead Pelicans Found in Romanian Section of Danube Delta

The bodies of 108 dead pelicans were discovered in the delta of the river Danube on Romanian territory.

World » Southeast Europe | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1087

Two Armed Men Raid Office of Turkey's Ruling Party in Istanbul

Two intruders, who are reportedly armed, entered a district office of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in the Kartal district of Istanbul on Wednesday.

World » Southeast Europe | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 12:17 | Viewed: 1092

Member States Divided as EU Abolishes Milk Quotas

The European Union abolished milk quotas on Tuesday after they had been in existence for more than 30 years, a decision which caused division among member states.

World » EU | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1257

UK Ambassador to Macedonia Calls for Interim Gov't

Macedonia has been left divided by comments of the British Ambassador to Skopje, who said Tuesday the option of having a transitional government in the country should be considered.

World » Southeast Europe | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1655

Greece, Lenders Fail to Reach Preliminary Budget Deal

Greece and its international lenders have remained at loggerheads over the renewal of financial grants for the country after the EU and the IMF have rejected Athens' reform proposals as "insufficient".

World » Southeast Europe | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 08:03 | Viewed: 1333

German Co-Pilot 'Told Lufthansa of Depression' in 2009

German national airliner Lufthansa announced Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz had reported his "major depressive episode" back in 2009.

World | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 07:39 | Viewed: 1061

Captured Turkey Prosecutor Dies of His Wounds after End of Hostage Drama

Two suspected members of the outlawed DHKP-C group have been killed in an operation to free a captive Turkish prosecutor on Tuesday in Istanbul.

World » Southeast Europe | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 00:05 | Viewed: 1520

Turkey Bans Media Coverage of Prosecutor Hostage Crisis

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu imposed a temporary media ban on the coverage of the ongoing crisis in Istanbul, where a prosecutor had been taken hostage earlier on Tuesday.

World » Southeast Europe | March 31, 2015, Tuesday // 18:57 | Viewed: 1107

Tsipras Hopes for ‘True Reset’ of Greece’s Ties with Russia

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hopes his forthcoming visit to Russia will help boost trade and economic links hit by the EU sanctions against Moscow and the Kremlin’s ban on food imports from the Union.

World | March 31, 2015, Tuesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1607